17 Baby Products Every New Parent Needs

As new parents, the thought of bringing home a new life can be both exciting and overwhelming. Adding on top of that, endless options of baby products in the market, it can be hard to know what your little one actually needs. 

A Newborn baby sleeping in the arms of their mother

There is a bombardment of information which can cause confusion, especially for first-time parents. Parents obviously strive to provide the best for their little ones but merely spending money won’t always get you what you actually need. It is therefore very important to be mindful and practical about your purchases.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Buy The Best Baby Products

At Jollee, we aim to make parenting easier for New and often anxious parents. As a general rule of thumb, make sure that whatever you buy from Onesies to Diapers has a Soft and Gentle Fabric, they’re non-irritant and don’t have any harsh chemicals present.

Accordingly, we have carefully prepared a list of Baby Essentials for a smooth beginning of your parenting journey.

Baby Products for 0-3 Months

Babies’ bodies and brains are acclimating to life outside the womb during this initial developmental stage. Between the birth and the third month, babies will start to Smile, track objects with their eyes and bring their hands closer to their mouths 

Here’s what you will need:

Physiotherapist performing an evaluation on the spine of a newborn baby. Medicine and health concept.
Babies at this stage are trying to adapt to their new environment

Bassinet or Crib: Your baby will need a place to sleep, and a bassinet or crib is a perfect choice. A bassinet allows you to keep your baby close to you, while a crib gives your baby more room to move around. Give your little one a good night’s sleep with Jollee’s range of Cribs manufactured from high-quality materials with rounded corners and no sharp edges to keep your little one safe and secure

Swaddles: Newborns have difficulty regulating their body temperature so Swaddles become a daily necessity to keep the baby warm and cozy. Swaddles also help to create a womb-like feeling which helps babies to adapt to the outside environment.

Check Out Soft and Skin Friendly Swaddles for Babies These Swaddles are made from the highest grade fabric that is gentle on delicate baby skin and keeps them warm, calm and comfortable.

Diapers: You will go through a lot of diapers in the first few months, so stock up. Consider using cloth and Reusable diapers to save money and reduce waste. Re-Usable and Adjustable Cloth Diapers are baby-friendly and super absorbent which protects against rashes and infections

Baby Clothes: Your little one will outgrow their clothes quickly, so don’t splurge too much on fancy outfits. Stick to onesies, sleepers, and soft, comfy clothes that are easy to get on and off. Choose clothes that foremost are soft on baby’s skin, provide easy mobility and are easy to put on and remove. Explore Jollee’s handpicked collection of Onesies and Rompers

Car seat: A car seat is a must-have for any new parent. It provides a safe and secure way to travel with your baby. Look for a car seat that can be adjusted to accommodate your growing baby and provide the utmost safety.

Keep Your Little Ones Safe and Protected while travelling with these Car Seats which provide additional protection with their sturdy design and side paddings that enhance the safety of your child.

Baby Products for 3-6 Months

Babies are really learning to reach out and interact with the environment around them during these months. They are becoming experts at using those incredible tools, their hands. They also start discovering their voices. At this stage, they will start rolling over and start babbling and grabbing objects.

At around 3-6 Months of age use baby products that promote sensory development
At this stage babies are far more interactive, they’ll smile and try to grab things.

Teethers: Teething usually begins between the ages of 4 and 7 months. However, most teethers are safe for babies to use as early as 3 months of age. Explore Jollee’s Handpicked Teethers that are soft on baby’s gums and emerging teeth.

Stroller: A stroller is a must-have for parents on the go. Look for one that is durable, easy to manoeuvre, and has plenty of storage space.

Check out Jollee’s Range of Strollers ergonomically designed and adjustable for maximum comfort and safety which will enhance your evening strolls. The additional storage will keep your baby’s favourite toys and essentials at your convenience.

First Toys: This is the best period to introduce your little ones to their first toys as they will assist them in their sensitive periods of growth and development. Introduce your young ones to a world of playtime with Jollee’s Handpicked Collection of First Toys that will help your babies grow and develop in a fun way.

Sensory Books: Children as young as 3 to 6 months of age can begin engaging and interacting with Sensory Books. These books often have simple patterns, colours, and shapes that are easy for babies to focus on and engage with. Read this Blog to find out  How Sensory Books Help Babies Grow

Apart from Sensory Books, parents should generally read stories to the young ones and start talking to them.

Baby Products for 6-9 Months

From Rolling to Crawling, your baby will always be on the move so you’ll need to keep an eye out. They’ll spend the next few months figuring out how to move forward or backwards after discovering that they can get somewhere by rolling over. 

Do you know what that means? 

Time to Baby-Proof the house!

Baby on a furry mat crawling
Parents will need to be extra careful as babies start to roll and crawl.

Playmat: A playmat is a great way to give your baby a safe and comfortable place to play. Look for one with bright colours and fun toys to stimulate your baby’s senses. Let the playtime roll with Interlocking Foam Play Mat

High chair: As your baby begins to eat solid foods, a high chair is a necessary item. Look for one that is adjustable and easy to clean. Check out this Collection of Must Have High-Chairs tested and certified for safety.  

These High Chairs are meticulously designed to give total safety while your kido enjoys the family meal time on the dining table.

Safety Guards: To protect your baby from sharp edges and corners, you’ll have to cover them up with soft and cushioned guards. Not only sharp objects, you’ll also need to keep them away from sockets and other electrical items. Explore Jollee’s Handpicked Collection of Safety Guards

Baby carrier: A baby carrier is a great way to keep your baby close while giving your arms a break. Look for one that is adjustable and supports your baby’s head and neck. Say Goodbye to sore arms with Hug Me Elite Baby Carrier

Bathtub: As your baby gets older, it will need regular baths. A baby bathtub is a great way to make this task easier and more comfortable for both you and your baby. Bubble Double Elite Bath Tub will make bathtime a breeze for your little one.  Designed as per safety standards and made out of the best plastic material, it is adjustable and grows along with your growing baby!

Baby Products for 9-12 Months

The final developmental stage of a baby’s first year is a major transition. Your child will grab and hold on to tiny objects, they’ll try to stand on their feet and eventually start walking slowly. 

At around one year of age, use baby products that help them do things independently.
At this age, children usually start standing on their feet and taking a few steps with some support

Sippy Cup – A sippy cup is an essential item for a baby at this age as they start to transition from bottles to cups. Look for a sippy cup with a leak-proof design and a handle that is easy for a baby to hold. Checkout this 100 % toxin-free Spout Sippy Cup

Walkers: As your baby begins to take their first steps, a walker is a great way to give them support and stability. Look for one that is adjustable and easy to manoeuvre. Jollee’s Collection of Baby Walkers makes your little one’s first steps safe and memorable. Additional features such as Music Buttons and Toybar enhance tactile and audio-visual skills as well.

Potty seat: As your baby approaches their first birthday, it’s time to start thinking about potty training. A potty seat is a great way to make this transition easier for both you and your baby. Check out this cute and comfortable Cucu Potty Seat by R For Rabbit

Remember That…

It can be difficult to know what is truly necessary and what is just an added luxury but with some research, you can make an informed decision. The best products for your baby are the ones that help them grow and develop and reach milestones. But, it is equally important to note that each child is unique and learns at their own pace.

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